Trump lashes out at leaks, considers staff upheaval
Trump lashes out at leaks, considers staff upheaval
02 June, 2017, 01:59
Trump's National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster refused to talk about the allegations, but said that generally speaking, "we have back-channel communication with a number of countries".
"He needs to answer for what was happening at the time", Booker said.
"It is my opinion that numerous leaks coming out of the White House are fabricated lies made up by the #FakeNews media", he tweeted.
Morell said he "is much more interested" in finding out whether Trump associates said to Russian officials before the election than after.
President Trump is once again seeming to reject the intelligence community's collective conclusion that Russian Federation tried to interfere in last year's election, saying in a tweet early Tuesday morning that such claims are simply "a lame excuse for why the Dems lost the election".
"Whenever you see the words "sources say" in the fake news media, and they don't mention names". Shortly after the election, Kushner is reported to have discussed setting up a secret communications channel with the Russian government to facilitate sensitive discussions about the conflict in Syria.
Kushner spoke with Sergey Kislyak, the Russian ambassador to the US, about creating the secret line to make it easier to hold sensitive discussions about the conflict in Syria, according to a person familiar with the discussions.
Kushner's interactions with Russians - including Kislyak and an executive for a Russian bank under USA sanctions - were not acknowledged by the White House until they were exposed in media reports.
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"That is not a back channel", he argued.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions in early March recused himself from the Justice Department's Trump-Russia probe following The Washington Post reporting that he had twice met with Kislyak while a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee. He was interviewed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation in January about his contacts with Kislyak. He offered to stay through the President's first foreign trip to ensure there was a smooth transition as he exited, the Washington Post reported.
In a statement given to the New York Times, Mr Trump praised the "great job" Mr Kushner is doing.
Dubke started in February as Trump's second communications director.
Federal investigators and several congressional committees are looking into any connections between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign, including allegations that there may have been collaboration to help Trump and harm his Democratic opponent, Hillary Clinton.
Trump's decision came hours after administration officials said he was considering pulling the USA out of NAFTA altogether. He has approved a waiver to defer relocating the embassy, as his predecessors have done every six months since 1995.
At this time, it is yet to be determined if the incident at James' home will be investigated as a hate crime or just vandalism. James is set to play in the NBA Finals , which begin Thursday between his Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors .
David Wagner will be on the phone to Jurgen Klopp once the enormity of Huddersfield's rise to the Premier League sinks in. Wagner took over in November 2015 as the first manager of the club to be born outside the British Isles .
Lekshmi Nair, who participated in the bee from 1988-1990, said she showed up knowing next to nothing about her fellow spellers. Other words of note include Wisconsin's most misspelled word, a proper noun - the state's name itself, WISCONSIN .
Local media say the suspect in the stabbing, Jeremy Joseph Christian , has been identified as a white supremacist . It featured Kyle Chapman, who described himself as an American nationalist and ardent supporter of Mr Trump.
Rumor was that Android Pay would be arriving in Canada before the end of May, and sure enough that turned out to be the case. For online purchases Android Pay works with such apps as Lululemon, Uber, Ritual, and HotelTonight - among many others.
However, most analysts expect the current rapid pace of economic growth to slow in the coming quarters. Economists were projecting a 4.2 percent first-quarter annualized pace and 0.2 percent gain in March.
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That will see its average fares fall by around 5 percent over the key summer months, likely putting pressure on rivals. This is partly as a result of the weak pound and the last financial year's fares , fell as much as 13 per cent .
In England, BCCI's acting secretary Amitabh Chaudhary rubbished the suggestion of a rift between Kohli and Kumble. He then added: "The way the cricket set-up works in India is the coach is not the king".
Speaking in Berlin about the Paris climate change accord, he said that "China in recent years has stayed true to its commitment". What's an even bigger deal is, if the USA chooses to leave, America would join Syria and Nicaragua as the only non-participants.
If the notice is ignored and the voter fails to update a registration over the next four years, the registration is canceled. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit disagreed previous year , ruling 2 to 1 in favor of the plaintiffs.
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The Independent say it would mean Matic's opportunities would be limited next season and could encourage United to make a bid. Reports claims that the Serbian has already discussed a potential reunion with the Portuguese at Old Trafford.
Champion Muguruza survives Kontaveit scare
I wish he was following along. "I knew that if I insisted with my strategy I could succeed", Muguruza said. "Just so emotional. Their match was suspended because of darkness on Tuesday with the 12th-seeded Frenchman trailing 7-5, 6-4, 6-7 (6), 5-4.
Scott Pelley out at 'CBS Evening News'
CBS News has not issued a statement regarding the rumors, but the network is expected to make a formal announcement on May 31. Pelley thanked his Evening News colleagues for six years with the broadcast.
Intel Core i9: six things worth knowing
With full support for Turbo Boost Max 3.0 technology, the chip offers overclocking support and features 44 PCI-e Gen 3.0 lanes. Intel is facing off with AMD in the battle for share of the high-end computing market, and it has a new weapon in the fight.
Former TSA boss among candidates for FBI director
Pistole is now the president of small Christian college Anderson University , located in his hometown of Anderson, Indiana. Spicer would not say whether the two men were the only ones now under consideration, or if they were considered finalists.
Intel's Compute Card could redefine pocket PCs
Other partners now working on solutions, but not yet in a position to display their work, include Dell, HP and Lenovo. Despite its small size, there's enough space to fit one of four Intel processors , from a Celeron up to a Core i5.
Police make fresh arrest over Manchester bombing
In addition, the BBC reported that the authorities received at least three warnings about Abedi's intentions since January. They also reported that people who knew Abedi raised concerns years before he carried out the attack.